Average Hourly Rate for Fort Bend County Employees

Excluding overtime pay (which bumps median pay up to $9.50), people who work for Fort Bend County earn a median wage of $13.40 per hour. Your experience level primarily drives compensation; however, geography is also reported as a secondary influence on salary at Fort Bend County. This report is based on responses to the PayScale salary survey.

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Richmond, Texas 

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Years of Experience

Between the one and five year mark, median pay is approximately $11.76 per hour. When we consider tenure, a substantial portion of employees (43 percent) have been working for 10-19 years and make $22.97 per hour on average.


Earning about $23.38 per hour on average, Maintenance Supervisors receive the most money.

Certifications and Degrees

Class A Commercial Driver License Holders receive bigger paychecks (around $23.38 per hour) than those without credentials.


The highest-paying skill to have may be Maintenance; employees who claim proficiency also report a higher average salary of $23.38 per hour. It's pretty common to find people here who know Project Management; roughly one-half consider it a key competency.

Benefits and Perks

A majority of workers receive paid vacation, and almost all respondents can take sick days. Perks cover health insurance for a solid majority of survey participants and dental coverage for the larger part of workers. Advantages of working here also include life insurance, company car / automobile, a defined benefit retirement plan, a subsidized cell phone, and defined contribution (dc) retirement plan.

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